Centennial Anthology of North Dakota History

The Centennial Anthology of North Dakota History

Edited by Janet Daley Lysengen and Ann M. Rathke
State Historical Society of North Dakota, 1996

Paper, $25

This is an anthology of articles selected from the journal, North Dakota History, and published on the occasion of the centennial of the State Historical Society of North Dakota. It includes Tom's article, "Custom Combining in North Dakota," along with a fine variety of pieces ranging in topic from archeology to television. The lead article is Elwyn Robinson's famous essay on the six themes of North Dakota history. Other highlights include Fred Schneider on archeology; Stanley Murray on the Turtle Mountain Chippewa; John Griggs on the Great Dakota Boom; John Hudson on frontier housing; Gordon Eisenmenger on the German-Russians of McIntosh County; Barbara Handy-Marchello on the anti-liquor crusade in Hatton, North Dakota; Dave Danbom on the North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station; Kathie R. Anderson on Era Bell Thompson; and Larry Remele on the farm strike of 1932. Good reading!